HENRY COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY
PIONEERS OF HENRY COUNTY, ILLINOIS CERTIFICATE

PIONEER ANCESTOR: Champlin Lester
Date Pioneer came to Henry County IL: 1839
Date of Birth: 16 Mar 1785        Place of Birth: Lyme, CT
Date of Death: 23 Mary 1878     Place of Death: Stratford, CT
Place buried: Union Cemetery, Stratford, CT
Date of Marriage: 9 Apr 1807     Place of Marriage: Lyme, CT
Pioneer's Spouse Name: Sally (Sarah) Miner - Minor
Spouse's Date of Birth: 4 Apr 1786       Spouse's Place of Birth: Lyme, CT
Spouse's Date of Death: 30 Mar 1855       Place of Death: Wethersfield, Henry Co. IL
Place buried: Wethersfield Cemetery, Kewanee, Henry County IL
Pioneer's Father's Name: Jeremiah Lester
Pioneer Mother's Name: Abigail Champlin Lester

Children of Ancestor:

1. Mary Ann Born: 1 Feb 1813         Where: Lyme, CT      Died: 12 Jun     1901
  Where died: Stratford, CT       Spouse: John O. M. Park

2. Charles Born: 29 Jun 1815 Where Lyme, CT Died: 14 Feb 1876
     Where died: Wethersfield, IL Spouse: Julia A. & Emily A.

3. Charles Chauncey: Born: 2 Jul 1809 Where: Lyme, CT Died: 28 Jul 1809
     Where died: Lyme, CT

4. William Born: 20 Jan 1808 Where: Lyme, CT Died: at sea

5. Oliver Born: 1822


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